Rev Peabody Moseley

19 August 1724–26 August 1791 (Age 67)
Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Peabody

When Rev Peabody Moseley was born on 19 August 1724, in Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States, his father, Increase Moseley, was 33 and his mother, Mary Hazen, was 29. He married Mary Hyde on 5 September 1745, in Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 26 August 1791, at the age of 67.

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Rev Peabody Moseley
Mary Hyde
Marriage: 5 September 1745
Jonathan Moseley
Rebecca Moseley
Phebe Mosley
Zinah Mosely
Jacob Moseley
Daniel Moseley
Constantine Moseley
Rebeckah Moseley
Ebenezer Mosely
Araunah Moseley

Spouse and Children

5 September 1745
Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States


+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+3 More Children

World Events (2)


Age 52

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 57

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.

Name Meaning

English: variants Mosley . The form Moseley occurs mainly in the West Midlands.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Peabody Mosley in entry for Mary Hide, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Peabody in entry for Araunah, "Connecticut Marriages, 1640-1939"
  • Peabody in entry for Ebenezer, "Connecticut Marriages, 1640-1939"

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